Tutoring and Volunteering

Carefully supervised and well implemented tutoring programs can make a difference to struggling readers. Read more about the role of the volunteer tutor, how to develop a quality tutoring program, and the evidence that tutoring works.

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Our PBS Series:
Launching Young Readers

Nick Spano

Meet real-life children who struggle with reading but don't give up! A lively show geared for kids.

Al Roker

Learn the warning signs for a child who may have difficulties with reading and why early intervention is so important.

"When I say to a parent, "read to a child", I don't want it to sound like medicine. I want it to sound like chocolate. " — Mem Fox